2020 Benefit

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Our Video in Lieu of Benefit is now up and running!

On a sad note, during the editing of our Video, we learned of the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, mother of one of our honorees, James Ginsburg. Please click here for our tribute to Justice Ginsburg.


Jim Ginsburg
Founder, Cedille Records

Distinguished Service
to the Arts Award

Mary Lane
Chicago Blues Legend

Distinguished Service
to the Arts Award

Ruth Kaufman
LCA Board Member

Thomas R. Leavens Award

Thank You to All of Our Generous 2020 Benefit Contributors*

Lead Sponsors



Julianne Hartzell
Daniel G.M. Marre
Linda Mensch
Robert Margolis
Tom C. McDonough
Michael and Sandra Perlow
Jed and Sara Enlow


The Steptoe Foundation
Steve Baron
Arnold Brown
Francis Citera
Michael C. Dorf
Andrew and Lori Goldstein
Barry Irwin
Eric D. Ledbetter
Jennifer M. Mikulina
John Plumpe
Mary Hutchings Reed
Julieanna Richardson
Richard and Ellen Sandor Family Foundation
Michael H. Woolever


Alexander Associates
Saper Law Offices, LLC
The Bob Scales and Mary Keefe Charitable Fund
Pro-Line Safety Products
Ann Marie Barry
Susan Feibus
Edwin Getz
John and Betty Jacobs
Ethel Kaplan
Keith Medansky
Jonah Orlofsky
David Saltiel
Rose Ann Vargas